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The View’s Whoopi Goldberg ruthlessly mocks Trump as his fantasy to make Mexico pay for the wall crashes into reality

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After his disastrous public meeting with Democratic leaders, The View’s Whoopi Goldberg ruthlessly mocked President Donald Trump’s threats to shut down the government if Congress won’t give him $5 billion for the wall he promised Mexico would pay for, proposing that the self-proclaimed billionaire pay for it himself.

“His base likes the wall because he promised Mexico was going to pay for it, right?” Goldberg asked, with her tongue firmly in cheek. “So now that Mexico said they’re not going to pay for it, he can actually open up that very fat wallet he talks about all the time and start the ball rolling.”

“Or because he’s a construction guy, he can just get it built,” she continued, as the audience laughed. “Come on, how hard can it be for you to build the wall and then pass the hat, you know, maybe put a go fund the wall page up?”

“You said the American people did not have to pay it,” Goldberg went on. “So why are you now saying you’re willing to shut everything down to get it, because you know that means it’s going to come out of our pockets.”

“Maybe that’s perhaps why everybody got behind it, because they didn’t think they were going to have to pay for it,” chimed in co-host Sunny Hostin.

“The base hasn’t really gotten anything else,” added Joy Behar. “The taxes didn’t really go down. Their air is getting polluted. We don’t have any friendships around the world anymore. So what did the base get except maybe the wall.”

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“They got the hats,” said Hostin drily.

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Virginia Democrats are so fired up that the party chair had to scold them: ‘Sit down — be quiet’

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Democrats in Virginia are fired up as they gathered in Richmond for their annual gala dinner.

Political analysts believe the Democratic Party of Virginia has a good chance to win control of the state legislature in 2019's election, before setting their sights on the Commonwealth continuing its recent trend of voting Democratic in presidential elections.

Patrick Wilson, a political reporter for the Richmond Times-Dispatch, attended the event.

He reported that Democrats were so "noisy" that it was hard to hear the speakers, which include presidential candidates Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg.

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‘Everyone knows what to expect’ at Trump’s Amway Center re-election kickoff

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Donald Trump considers himself a legendary salesman, but can he really sell America on giving him four more drama-filled years at the White House?

Tuesday, he'll make his big pitch.

The 2020 reelection kickoff rally is being held in Orlando, Florida and campaign operations chief Michael Glassner says the "historic" event "has already generated tens of thousands of ticketing requests."

There's little mystery about how the night will go down.

Expect Trump, the self-promoting hero of his ghost-written book "The Art of the Deal," to claim the US economy is richer, the military stronger, and the country more respected than ever in history.

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Florida man’s own family blasts him after he was arrested for racist threats: ‘This isn’t how we were raised’

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After a Florida man was arrested for trying to start a race war, a member of his own family slammed his values.

"A Florida man’s social media posts that threatened violence against African-Americans, Jews and homosexuals and that urged his followers to start a race war netted him a $1 million bond," the Miami Herald reported Saturday. "And then there’s another $100,000 bond he would have to pay to get out of Lee County Jail because of a weapons charge."

Joshua Leff, 40, is being held in the Lee County Jail.

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